Europe

The brave new wine regions

From the craggy peaks of Corsica to the rolling hills of Idaho (yes, Idaho), new-wave vintners are tackling tough terrain and magnum-sized skepticism to produce remarkable, award-winning wines in the ...

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Enjoy a wine-centric vacation

There’s more to wine than just red and white. From the unique flavors of each region to the distinctive taste of a vintage blend, wine lovers know the libation’s complexity. ...

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Drinking beer in Paris

While France is renowned for its fine wines rather than its hops, beer culture is gaining popularity in the hexagon, especially in Paris where bars specialising in beers are usually thronged ...

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Milestii Mici: a “city” of ...

Thought you had an impressive wine collection? See how it measures up for size against this Moldovan monster city of wine: Milestii Mici, which racks up an incredible two million bottles of ...

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The signature cider of San ...

When you think of San Sebastián the first thing that springs to mind are probably pintxos, but did you know the Basque Country also has a long history of cider ...

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Don’t miss: Bordeaux Wine Festival ...

The biennial Bordeaux Wine Festival returns on to the Bordeaux quays, in the heart of the UNESCO listed city with some of the world finest wines pumping through its veins. ...

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Wine and pasta: what to ...

The best tip on pairing wine with pasta is to ignore the pasta and pay attention to the sauce. Pasta is simply a canvas to deliver the accompanying ingredients. For ...

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Hungary and its wines

One hundred years ago, Hungary was one of the most important wine producers in Europe. Every royal court in Europe clinked glasses filled with precious gold Tokaji wine, while other ...

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Wines from Caucasus

The Caucasus region encompasses the countries of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and parts of Iran, Russia and Turkey. This region is considered to be the birthplace of wine. We know this ...

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12 Greek Wines to Know

In the ancient world, Greece was once one of the foremost producers of wine. However, in contrast to the country’s important wine heritage, modern Greek wines are only just now ...

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